Are federal arrest records public information?

Answer Federal criminal records, which contain details on warrants, arrests, convictions and sentences are available under the Freedom of Information Act. However, the Privacy Act of 1974 restricts access... Read More »

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Are arrest records public information?

Arrest records are generally public records. In some cases, arrest records may be sealed or otherwise be unavailable, especially if their release would endanger a person or interfere with an ongoin... Read More »

Are arrest records public?

According to the Freedom of Information Act, arrest records are considered public unless they fall under any of the exemptions or exclusions outlined within the act. Arrest records may however be f... Read More »

How do I access public court arrest records?

Your Own Arrest RecordsSubmit a written request to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for a record copy of specific criminal records if you need your own records. Provide your name, birthdat... Read More »

Are federal&state tax records available to the public?

Whether or not state and federal tax records are available to the public depends on the kinds of taxes being dealt with. Federal taxes are not listed online, but property taxes are a matter of pub... Read More »